Latest Headlines

Latest Headlines

Telus' Natale: We'll build fiber to the premises on a modular basis

Telus continues to see what it calls a strong appetite for broadband data amongst the 3.8 million wireline customers it serves in Canada.

Telus to invest over $1.2B to expand fiber network to Quebec-based businesses, residential customers

Telus has launched an ambitious plan to invest more than $1.2 billion to expand its wireline fiber and wireless networks to reach more customers in Quebec through 2016.

Canadian telcos using fiber to woo video customers

Telcos in Canada like Bell Aliant, Bell Canada and Telus are using their fiber optic networks to cut into the cable TV business stronghold and bring in their own batches of video subscribers, a research group says.

TELUS appoints Joe Natale as CEO; Entwistle takes on executive chairman role

TELUS is realigning its top management team, promoting Joe Natale, its current chief commercial officer, as its new CEO.

Canada allocates another $278M to expand rural broadband availability

Canada plans to allocate another $278 million over the next five years to extend and upgrade facilities to deliver broadband services in the country's rural and northern communities, according to an  IT World Canada  report.

Telus increases cloud service power with $67M Kamloops data center

TELUS is giving Canadian business customers another option to outsource their applications into a cloud environment, announcing that it has opened a new $67 million data center in Kamloops.

Allstream lights up 3,000 buildings with fiber, threatening Bell Canada and Telus

Allstream has become an even bigger competitive threat to Bell Canada and Telus in Canada's business service market by connecting more than 3,000 buildings to its 30,000 km fiber and IP-based network.

Sprint, T-Mobile won't participate in Canadian 700 MHz auction

Sprint and T-Mobile US confirmed Thursday that they joined follow U.S. company Verizon Communications in declining to participate in Canada's 700 MHz spectrum auction, set for January.

Canada's 700 MHz auction generating more attention than foreign ownership debate

Now that Verizon Communications has said it will not expand into the Canadian wireless market, Canadian regulators and carriers seem more focused on the upcoming 700 MHz spectrum auction in January than on the tangle over foreign ownership rules.

Telus reorganizes Optik TV lineup

Telus is realigning its Optik TV channels, a move it says will make it easier for its customers to find their favorite shows.